David Berg was born and raised not far from Puyallup and he and his wife, Dr. Carrie Wong, have made Puyallup their home since 2001. They recently celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary. David and Carrie raised three sons in Puyallup and each son attended public schools in the Puyallup School District. Their oldest son, Brady, graduated from Puyallup High School in 2017. Their middle son, Ethan, graduated from Puyallup High School in 2020. Their youngest son, Ayden, currently attends Puyallup High School.
David has been a School District Volunteer at Spinning, Stewart, Meeker, Kalles, and Puyallup High School. He’s been active in the PTA, often serving as Legislative Advocacy Chair. He’s coached T-Ball, Indoor and Outdoor Soccer, and Baseball, at the YMCA, and was also a Baseball Coach in the Cal Ripken League. David is a very active advocate for education in the District, and with our State Legislators. He’s helped lobby to pass the legislative priorities of the PTA and helped to lead the legislative work of the Washington Coalition for Gifted Education. David has testified in Olympia in front of committees in the State House and State Senate many times and met with more legislators more times than he can count. He’s even been to Washington D.C. to meet with members of Congress to discuss education policy.
David is passionate about giving each child the opportunities they need to succeed. He’s ready to bring that passion to the Puyallup School Board.